November 2008

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How Do We Combat Entitlement?

I’ve been thinking a lot about entitlement lately. There are a couple of news items out floating around detailing studies [...]

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Thankfulness

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving here in the US, and like so many of my blogging compatriots my thoughts are on the [...]

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When You Lose Your Temper, Pt. 2

When I wrote the last post about losing my temper, I was right in the middle of the situation. I [...]

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When You Lose Your Temper

Just yelled my head off and sent all the boys to their rooms. It started this morning when I was [...]

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Togetherness Crafts: Making a Unique Pillowcase

I wanted to go to the fabric store. This meant I needed to convince my boys that they wanted to [...]

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Sometimes it Helps to Sigh Deeply

8:00 am – two little boys climbed into my bed for snuggle time. Fell asleep. 8:30 am – Announced that [...]

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